This IDC Perspective discusses unified engineering on an energy megaproject in a suppressed commodity price environment. Asset owners no longer have margin for error on project costs, and this technology should address several costly errors common in the past. It also allows project teams to leverage around the clock engineering in a more effective way.
"This is far more game-changing than many new point solutions common in oil and gas. It addresses one of the core challenges at the heart of oil and gas investment when it comes to capex deployment." — Andrew Meyers, research director, Worldwide Oil and Gas IT Strategies